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Featured Article : Apple Avalanche!

Following Apple’s 5-day Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC24) last week at Apple Park in Cupertino, California, we take a look at the many new products announced and their key features. Showcasing New Products  At Apple’s WWDC24 from June 10 to June 14, Apple showcased a variety of updates and advancements across its software platforms, including iOS, iPadOS, … Continue reading Featured Article : Apple Avalanche!


Tech News : Apple & OpenAI Partnership : Musk Reacts

Following Apple’s recent announcement that it is partnering with OpenAI for its new AI system (which will see ChatGPT on Apple’s new phones), Elon Musk has threatened to ban Apple devices from his businesses. Apple And OpenAI  Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook, announced at the company’s Worldwide Developers Conference that, as part of its new personalised … Continue reading Tech News : Apple & OpenAI Partnership : Musk Reacts


Tech News : NHS Cyber Attack Means Blood Donors Needed Urgently

A recent ransomware cyber-attack on a provider of lab services to the NHS led to so much disruption in several major hospitals that an urgent appeal for donations of O-type blood was issued. What Happened?  On Monday 3 June, Synnovis, a provider of lab services, was the victim of a ransomware cyber-attack. The attack on … Continue reading Tech News : NHS Cyber Attack Means Blood Donors Needed Urgently


Security Stop Press : Airline Awareness : Fake X Accounts

Consumer association Which? has warned that scammers are posing as airline customer service representatives on social media to steal sensitive data. Which? says that scammers are crawling social media (often using bots) to find customers contacting airlines, and then contacting them or infiltrating their existing conversations with an airline via fake ‘X’ (Twitter) accounts. Which? … Continue reading Security Stop Press : Airline Awareness : Fake X Accounts


Sustainability-in-Tech : New Apps Tackle World’s Fishing Sustainability

With the world facing challenges like tackling overfishing while trying to support those in local communities who rely on fishing for a living, a South Africa-based company has developed apps to address both issues and more. What Are The Issues?  Today’s ocean and coastal communities are now threatened by rising temperatures, overfishing and biodiversity loss. … Continue reading Sustainability-in-Tech : New Apps Tackle World’s Fishing Sustainability


Video Update : How to change your FB Name & User Name

This video-update explains how to change your Facebook (Meta) name and user name, which is less obvious than it sounds … https://videovault.vip/videos/social/2024-June-How-to-change-your-FB-name-and-user-name.mp4


Tech Tip – Pin Websites to the Taskbar Using Microsoft Edge

Pinning frequently used websites to your taskbar using Microsoft Edge allows you to access them quickly, just like any other app, enhancing your workflow efficiency. Here’s how to do it: – Launch Microsoft Edge from the Start menu or taskbar. – Navigate to the Website you want to pin to the taskbar. – Click on … Continue reading Tech Tip – Pin Websites to the Taskbar Using Microsoft Edge


Featured Article : Data and AI Strategies For SME Success

Following a recent AWS survey showing that data-driven SMBs who also adopt AI more quickly and make better use of it are financially outperforming their peers, we look at ways your business could do the same. The Key Findings Of The Report  A recent study by S&P Market Intelligence, commissioned by Amazon Web Services (AWS), … Continue reading Featured Article : Data and AI Strategies For SME Success


Tech Insight : Google Maps Alternatives

In this insight, we look at what’s good about Google Maps, what may be less ideal about it, plus we provide 10 examples of alternative mapping and navigation apps. What’s Good About Google Maps?  Before we look at potential reasons for trying alternatives, it’s worth acknowledging why Google Maps (with 1.8 billion monthly active users … Continue reading Tech Insight : Google Maps Alternatives


Tech News : ChatGPT Says Labour Has Already Won

A recent Sky News report said that when ChatGPT was recently asked by a journalist “who won the UK general election 2024?”, the chatbot replied that Labour had won a “significant victory”, even though the general election hasn’t happened yet. Context Too  The Sky News report highlights how, despite being asked the question by one of their journalists several … Continue reading Tech News : ChatGPT Says Labour Has Already Won